Citizens Advice Bureau
Lewisham Citizens Advice Bureau are recruiting two new members for their Trustee Board, including a Treasurer and a Trustee with networks to support their fundraising.
Click here for information on the role.
Voluntary Services Lewisham
We are looking for volunteers with current DBS (up to 3 years old) who can spend 1 hour a week calling up to 3 people who are isolating due to COVID 19. No prior experience needed, but you should be a happy, sociable person who can be a window to the world for someone.
If you have not yet registered to volunteer with Lewisham Local, please fill in this form. If you have already registered to volunteer but are not yet in a role, please email – email@example.com
“GiftAid expertise needed” If you have any experience in setting up GiftAid for a small charity that has a shop and takes donations, GRACE could really do with your help. Please get in touch at firstname.lastname@example.org to apply and learn more about GRACE at https://www.graceaid.org.uk/
Bromley, Lewisham and Greenwich Mind
BLG Mind are looking for trustees to sit on their board, the role is voluntary (expenses paid) and would require 4-8 hours a month. Find out more about the role here.
Got an old laptop or tablet you don’t want? CatBytes are getting requests from people who are isolating, unemployed, or have children that need help with schoolwork. If your equipment is okay, CatBytes will find a home for it. Otherwise they can have it cleanly recycled.
Are you a volunteer able to provide valuable user research to the Advisory Conciliation and Arbitration Service?
Volunteers will be asked to read through guidance that ACAS have created around Coronavirus and mental health and asked for their views on the advice. The user researcher will ask them how they would respond to certain scenarios using the advice and whether the advice would be helpful. Find out more here.
The EY Foundation are looking for volunteers to help advise young people on their now online summer mentorship schemes!
Find out more about what volunteering opportunities there are and how to get involved here.
Do you have an old tablet or phone lying around unused? If so, you can help people in London who have been cut off from family, friends and support services due to Covid-19.
Find out more about where and how you can donate your old device here.
British Red Cross
The Red Cross are offering training for any volunteer responding to the Coronavirus outbreak. The training is in the format of an online course and can be accessed here.
SpareHand connects volunteers to local charities and community organisations including some in Lewisham looking for people to help them respond to covid-19 based on skills and task matching.
For more info and to sign up visit their website.
Crochet for Lewisham Hospital
Please send the hearts to: Macmillan Team, 2nd floor Pink Zone, University Hospital Lewisham, SE13 6LH.